We can make our communities stronger by reducing the stigma of mental illness
February 10, 2016
"An individual can live in the mild stages of Alzheimer's disease for decades. In this stage, damage is localized to the hippocampus meaning that despite their changes in memory, the individual is still very capable, very intelligent, and very aware, wanting and deserving our respect."
Talk by Dr. Jennifer Heisz
Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology, McMaster University